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"Only an estimated five percent of youth with disabilities matriculate every year."
Don't throw in the towel – a failed matric doesn't have to mean your future is bleak.
Getting funding for your studies will be even more difficult than getting the marks you wanted.
Here is a five point plan to help you figure out if you should rewrite your matric; and what your other study options are.
Claim is 'disappointing'
"A shocking 27 percent of pupils who have attended school for six years cannot read," the publication said.
There was a 1.8 percent increase in the matric pass rate for 2016.
Preliminary figures the Department of Basic Education released in October suggested that the class of 2016 included more than 100,000 progressed pupils.
2016 Matriculants Passing On Some Motivation To The Incoming Matriculants